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What's Wrong With Hiring

What's Wrong With Hiring

Why hiring good employees is difficult. Why hiring problems lead to bad hires. Tips for overcoming hiring problems and avoiding bad hires.

Steve Jobs on Hiring

Steve Jobs on Hiring

Hiring the right person for the job is one of the foundational managerial skills. Find out why Steve Jobs never outsourced his recruitment process and how he only hired a team of “A-Players”. 

People, People, People - Richard Branson on Hiring

People, People, People - Richard Branson on Hiring

Want to know how to be a good manager? Find out why Richard Branson puts people at the heart of business success and his secrets to hiring the best employees.

The Time a Weak Employee Excelled

The Time a Weak Employee Excelled

Some of the best work I’ve ever seen came from an under-performing employee. This is the motivational story about employee engagement and what I learnt from it. At the end I tie it back to actions that you the manager can do to reduce your workload and get better performance from your staff.

Are you Hiring the Wrong Employees?

Are you Hiring the Wrong Employees?

Hiring the wrong person is very a costly and time consuming mistake. On the other hand hiring the right person can make a world of difference. Take this quick quiz to find out how your hires are performing.

What is the Business Case on Manager Training?

What is the Business Case on Manager Training?

The importance of manager training to improve manager skills because effective managers increase employee engagement, employee performance and employee retention.